1960 - Fabian visited Elvis Presley at Graceland and lent him his pants when Elvis ripped his demonstrating karate.
1963 - Frank Sinatra, Jr. was kidnapped. He was released after a $240,000 ransom was paid.
1967 - Traffic's Mr. Fantasy LP was released.
1967 - The Rolling Stones album Their Satanic Majesties Request was released in the U.K.
1968 - Graham Nash announced the formation of Crosby, Stills and Nash three days after he quit the Hollies.
1969 - Testifying at his trial for possesion of hashish and heroin in the Toronto Supreme Court, Jimi Hendrix claimed that he had now "outgrown" drugs. The jury found him not guilty after eight hours of deliberations.
1972 - Frank Zappa Sr. placed an advertisement in Variety Magazine claiming he will give private instruction in craps, roulette, keno and blackjack.
1976 - John Denver appeared on the Carpenters' ABC-TV special.
1980 -In New York City, Mark David Chapman shot John Lennon to death. Earlier in the day, Lennon had autographed an album for Chapman.
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26914 Marcellus Highway
Dowagiac, Michigan 49047
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